|Document ID (ISN)||32206|
|Convention or series no.
||Zimolong B., Kirchner J.H., Obermeier U., Uckermann R.
||Assessment of hazards in shunting
||Gefährdungseinschätzung beim Rangieren [in German]|
||Forschungsbericht Nr. 194, Bundesanstalt für Arbeitsschutz und Unfallforschung, Postfach 170202, 4600 Dortmund 17, Germany (Fed.Rep.), 1978. 59p. Illus. 20 ref. Price: DM.13.50.
||The study, which forms part of the final report on the survey concerning railway shunting accident prevention (CIS 79-1746), is devoted to the subjective assessment of hazards to which shunting personnel are exposed. This subjective assessment may be compared with the objective hazards involved, and a comparison of these 2 factors enables differences to be brought to light and information to be obtained on activities involving dangers which are under-estimated. Description of personnel training methods to eliminate hazards due to human behaviour.
||shunting; rail transport; accident research; hazard evaluation
||subjective assessment; report; safety training in industry; questionnaire survey; mechanical hazards; Germany (Federal Republic of)
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Transport and communications
|Broad subject area(s)